Jeffrey J Zimmerman

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Affiliation: Iowa State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Kinetics of the porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) humoral immune response in swine serum and oral fluids collected from individual boars
    Apisit Kittawornrat
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    BMC Vet Res 9:61. 2013
  2. doi Probability of detecting Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection using pen-based swine oral fluid specimens as a function of within-pen prevalence
    Chris Olsen
    Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1240, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 25:328-35. 2013
  3. doi Ring test evaluation of the repeatability and reproducibility of a Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus oral fluid antibody enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
    Apisit Kittawornrat
    Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 24:1057-63. 2012
  4. doi Detection of Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) antibodies in oral fluid specimens using a commercial PRRSV serum antibody enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
    Apisit Kittawornrat
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1240, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 24:262-9. 2012
  5. ncbi Stability of Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus at ambient temperatures
    Jeffrey J Zimmerman
    Veterinary Medical Research Institute Building 1, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1802 University Blvd, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1240
    J Vet Diagn Invest 22:257-60. 2010
  6. ncbi Induction of auto-anti-idiotypic antibodies specific for antibodies to matrix and envelope glycoprotein from pigs experimentally infected with porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus
    En Min Zhou
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, 2630 Veterinary Medicine Building, Ames 50011, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 101:49-59. 2004
  7. ncbi Detection of Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection in porcine oral fluid samples: a longitudinal study under experimental conditions
    John Prickett
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1250, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 20:156-63. 2008
  8. ncbi Comparison of RNA extraction and real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction methods for the detection of Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus in porcine oral fluid specimens
    Wayne A Chittick
    Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, 1600 South 16th Street, Ames, IA 50011 1250, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 23:248-53. 2011
  9. doi Median infectious dose (ID₅₀) of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus isolate MN-184 via aerosol exposure
    Timothy D Cutler
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University 50011 1250, USA
    Vet Microbiol 151:229-37. 2011
  10. ncbi Detection of anti-influenza A nucleoprotein antibodies in pigs using a commercial influenza epitope-blocking enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay developed for avian species
    Janice R Ciacci-Zanella
    Virus and Prion Diseases of Livestock Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, 1920 Dayton Road, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 22:3-9. 2010

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  1. pmc Kinetics of the porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) humoral immune response in swine serum and oral fluids collected from individual boars
    Apisit Kittawornrat
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    BMC Vet Res 9:61. 2013
    ..Thereafter, serum and oral fluid were assayed for PRRSV antibody using antibody isotype-specific ELISAs (IgM, IgA, IgG) adapted to serum or oral fluid...
  2. doi Probability of detecting Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection using pen-based swine oral fluid specimens as a function of within-pen prevalence
    Chris Olsen
    Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1240, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 25:328-35. 2013
    ..These results support the use of pen-based oral fluid sampling for PRRSV surveillance in commercial pig populations...
  3. doi Ring test evaluation of the repeatability and reproducibility of a Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus oral fluid antibody enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
    Apisit Kittawornrat
    Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 24:1057-63. 2012
    ..Overall, the PRRSV oral fluid antibody ELISA was highly repeatable and reproducible. The current study supports the routine use of this test in laboratories providing diagnostic service to pig producers...
  4. doi Detection of Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) antibodies in oral fluid specimens using a commercial PRRSV serum antibody enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
    Apisit Kittawornrat
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1240, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 24:262-9. 2012
    ..40. The results of the study suggest that the IgG oral fluid ELISA can provide efficient, cost-effective PRRSV monitoring in commercial herds and PRRSV surveillance in elimination programs...
  5. ncbi Stability of Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus at ambient temperatures
    Jeffrey J Zimmerman
    Veterinary Medical Research Institute Building 1, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1802 University Blvd, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1240
    J Vet Diagn Invest 22:257-60. 2010
    ..This information will be of interest to persons working in laboratory or field situations in which the control of PRRSV is important...
  6. ncbi Induction of auto-anti-idiotypic antibodies specific for antibodies to matrix and envelope glycoprotein from pigs experimentally infected with porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus
    En Min Zhou
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, 2630 Veterinary Medicine Building, Ames 50011, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 101:49-59. 2004
    ..By detecting and characterizing these Aab-2s, it may be possible to identify whether pigs infected with PRRSV will clear the virus or become virus carriers...
  7. ncbi Detection of Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection in porcine oral fluid samples: a longitudinal study under experimental conditions
    John Prickett
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1250, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 20:156-63. 2008
    ..Although the approach remains to be validated in the field, the results of this experiment suggest that pen-based oral fluid sampling could be an efficient, cost-effective approach to PRRSV surveillance in swine populations...
  8. ncbi Comparison of RNA extraction and real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction methods for the detection of Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus in porcine oral fluid specimens
    Wayne A Chittick
    Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, 1600 South 16th Street, Ames, IA 50011 1250, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 23:248-53. 2011
    ..The results suggest that further optimization of PCR assays for porcine oral fluids is needed and that laboratories should not assume that methods optimized for detection of virus in serum will perform equally with porcine oral fluids...
  9. doi Median infectious dose (ID₅₀) of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus isolate MN-184 via aerosol exposure
    Timothy D Cutler
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University 50011 1250, USA
    Vet Microbiol 151:229-37. 2011
    ..Since aerosol ID(50) estimates are available for only these two isolates, it is uncertain whether one or both of these isolates represent the normal range of PRRS virus infectivity by this route...
  10. ncbi Detection of anti-influenza A nucleoprotein antibodies in pigs using a commercial influenza epitope-blocking enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay developed for avian species
    Janice R Ciacci-Zanella
    Virus and Prion Diseases of Livestock Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, 1920 Dayton Road, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 22:3-9. 2010
    ..Overall, the assay showed excellent diagnostic performance against the range of influenza subtypes investigated and could serve as a useful screening assay for swine...
  11. pmc Analytical sensitivity of air samplers based on uniform point-source exposure to airborne porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus and swine influenza virus
    Joseph R Hermann
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 1250, USA
    Can J Vet Res 72:440-3. 2008
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  12. ncbi Probability of detecting influenza A virus subtypes H1N1 and H3N2 in individual pig nasal swabs and pen-based oral fluid specimens over time
    Christa K Goodell
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Vet Microbiol 166:450-60. 2013
    ..Overall, rRT-PCR on OF specimens provided the highest pˆ for the most DPIs, yet significantly different results were observed between the two laboratories independently performing rRT-PCR testing...
  13. pmc Detection of respiratory pathogens in air samples from acutely infected pigs
    Joseph R Hermann
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 1250, USA
    Can J Vet Res 72:367-70. 2008
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  14. ncbi Diagnostic performance of assays for the detection of anti-Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus antibodies in serum and muscle transudate ("meat juice") based on samples collected under experimental conditions
    Ramon M Molina
    Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1250, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 20:735-43. 2008
    ..3% and 100%, respectively. These findings validated the use of muscle transudate samples in PRRSV surveillance programs based on ELISA antibody testing...
  15. pmc A method to quantify infectious airborne pathogens at concentrations below the threshold of quantification by culture
    Timothy D Cutler
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University 50011 1250, USA Cutler, Wang, Zimmerman Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 1250, USA Hoff Department of Statistics, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 1210, USA Wang
    Can J Vet Res 77:95-9. 2013
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  16. ncbi Identification and characterization of auto-anti-idiotypic antibodies specific for antibodies against porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus envelope glycoprotein (GP5)
    Zhengjun Jiang
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 92:125-35. 2003
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  17. ncbi Characterization of the carrier state in porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection
    Dennis C Horter
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Vet Microbiol 86:213-28. 2002
    ..RT-nPCR is a useful tool for detection of carriers, but diagnostic sample selection is critical if false negative results are to be avoided...
  18. doi Effect of temperature and relative humidity on ultraviolet (UV 254) inactivation of airborne porcine respiratory and reproductive syndrome virus
    Timothy D Cutler
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Iowa 50011 1250, USA
    Vet Microbiol 159:47-52. 2012
    ..The current study allows for calculating the dose of UV(254) required to inactivate airborne PRRS virus under various laboratory and field conditions using the inactivation constants and UV(254) half-life doses reported therein...
  19. ncbi A review of porcine tonsils in immunity and disease
    Dennis C Horter
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Anim Health Res Rev 4:143-55. 2003
    ..classical swine fever virus and porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus as examples...
  20. doi Toward a better understanding of pig behavior and pig welfare
    Apisit Kittawornrat
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, USA
    Anim Health Res Rev 12:25-32. 2011
    ..The premise of this discussion is that safeguarding animal welfare and health is good for pigs, pork producers and the animal-conscious public...
  21. doi Ultraviolet irradiation and the mechanisms underlying its inactivation of infectious agents
    Timothy D Cutler
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, USA
    Anim Health Res Rev 12:15-23. 2011
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  22. doi The development of oral fluid-based diagnostics and applications in veterinary medicine
    John R Prickett
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
    Anim Health Res Rev 11:207-16. 2010
    ..e. cow-side, sow-side or pen-side tests) and access to real-time infectious disease data will revolutionize our delivery of health management services...